Spacious character detached house with gite in Normandy, Manche, Normandy
Spacious character detached house with a gite to be renovated within walking distance of shops and amenities. The property has been renovated over the last 20 years and benefits from spacious, light accommodation. The windows are double glazed with wood shutters. The property was re-wired and re-decorated. There is an attached gîte to finish renovating for extended family or to create additional income. The property is situated on the outskirts of the town of Percy, within walking distance of all facilities. About ten minutes drive from Villedieu-les-Poêles the property is conveniently situated just off the main road from the ferries (A84) - 7 kms - and it is less than 90 minutes from Cherbourg and an hour from Caen Ouistreham. Dieppe is about a 3 and half hour drive and Calais is about 4 and half hours drive. The nearest airports are at Caen Carpiquet and Dinard.
THE MAIN HOUSE On the ground floor
Kitchen/Dining Room 5.92 x 6.12m - Partly glazed door and window to front elevation and partly glazed door to rea elevation. Tiled floor. Granite open fireplace with raised hearth. Exposed stone walls and beams. Fitted kitchen with matching base and wall units. Built-in fridge. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Double sink and mixer tap. Tiled worktops and splashbacks. Built-in electric oven and 4 ring gas hob with extractor over. Door to stairs to first floor. "L shaped" Lounge 5.77 x 5.67m and 3.81 x 3.61m - Tiled floor. Radiator. Woodburner. Exposed beams and stone and cob wall. Under stairs storage area. Partly glazed door and side panel, large window and glazed door to front elevation. Built-in cupboard housing electrics. Steps up to Mezzanine Study Area 5.79 x 3.81m - Exposed stone walls. Window to front elevation. Wood flooring. Shower Room 3.81 x 2.16m - Exposed stone walls. WC. Tiled floor. Vanity unit. Walk-in shower. Part cob walls. Study 6.10 x 2.91m - Granite fireplace. Built-in cupboard. 2 radiators. Partly glazed door to front elevation. Tiled floor. Display recess. Central heating thermostat.
On the First Floor
Landing - Wood flooring. Stairs to second floor. 2 radiators. 3 windows to rear elevation. Bedroom 1 - 5.77x 3.05m - Built-in cupboards. Exposed beams. Radiator. Wood flooring. Exposed beams. Granite fireplace. Window to front and rear elevations. Bedroom 2 - 4.74 x 2.89m - Window to front elevation. Radiator. Bedroom 3 - 3.79 x 3.28m - Window to front elevation. Radiator. Shower Room 2.44 x 1.80m - Window to rear elevation. Tiled floor. Radiator. Shower. Twin vanity unit. WC.
On the Second Floor
Bedroom 4 - 3.57 x 2.50m - Wood flooring. Velux window to front and rear elevations. Telephone socket. Sloping ceiling. Door to En-Suite Bathroom 2.53 x 2.50m - Velux window to rear elevation. Wood flooring. WC. Twin vanity unit. Radiator. Sloping ceiling. Bath with mixer tap. Bedroom 5 - 3.90 x 2.50m - Velux window to rear elevation. Sloping ceiling. 2 radiators. Exposed beams.
ATTACHED GÎTE TO FINISH RENOVATING On the ground floor
Living Room 9 x 6.33m - Glazed double doors and side panel. Window and partly glazed door to front elevation. Window to rear elevation. Concrete floor. Partly glazed door to rear and patio. Access to - First floor with block and beam concrete floor.
Tarmac drive leading to front of the house. Stone and Cob Barn with corrugated iron roof used as garden shed and log store. The garden is laid to lawn with mature shrubs. Well. Attached to the house Garden Shed/Workshop. Integral Garage 6.15 x 3.24m Wooden doors. Concrete floor. Oil Storage tank. Boiler. To the rear of the house is a brick pavior and gravel terrace. Ornamental pond. Lawn. Gravel parking area for Gite.
Mains drainage, water, electricity and telephone. Oil fired central heating. Broadband internet connection is available.
ABOUT THE AREA
The nearest beach is at Granville which is 25 minutes to the west and Mont Saint Michel, Bayeux and Avranches are all within an hour’s drive. The pretty market town of Percy has a supermarket, many shops and numerous bars and restaurants and hosts a market on Saturdays selling fresh farm produce. The larger market town of Villedieu Les Poeles, approx. 8 minutes drive away, has an indoor swimming pool and a large weekly market selling everything from food to clothing.